american masters
Althea

Discover the story of Althea Gibson, who emerged as the unlikely queen of the segregated tennis world of the 1950s. She was the first African American to play and win Wimbledon and the U.S. Nationals. Features Billie Jean King and David Dinkins.

Episode Duration: 1 hour 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 2901


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